2003 Haro Street

Detail from 2003 Haro at Chilco - AM1348 - CVA 1348-29 - created 1968 - Vancouver City Archives

Detail from 2003 Haro at Chilco – AM1348 – CVA 1348-29 – created 1968 – Vancouver City Archives

Vacant lot - Lagoon Drive and Chilco (house is rear of 2003 Haro) AM1348 - CVA 1348-27 - creation 1968

Vacant lot – Lagoon Drive and Chilco (house is rear of 2003 Haro) AM1348 – CVA 1348-27 – creation 1968

2003 Haro Street was on the north side of Haro Street, just west of Chilco Street.

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 66, Lot 24.

2000 Block Haro Street - North Side - Detail from Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 8 – Barclay Street to English Bay and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

2000 Block Haro Street – North Side – Detail from Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 8 – Barclay Street to English Bay and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

2003 Haro Street; Detail from Vancouver City Archives – Van Sc P15 – Vancouver B C – looking east from Lost Lagoon – about 1931; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/vancouver-b-c-from-air-looking-east-from-lost-lagoon;rad.

2003 Haro Street; Detail from Vancouver City Archives – Van Sc P15 – Vancouver B C – looking east from Lost Lagoon – about 1931; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/vancouver-b-c-from-air-looking-east-from-lost-lagoon;rad.

Chilco Street, looking north from lane between Barclay Street and Nelson Street, about 1910, Vancouver Public Library Accession Number: 7167

Chilco Street, looking north from lane between Barclay Street and Nelson Street, about 1910, Vancouver Public Library Accession Number: 7167; [2003 Haro Street is at the right rear]

Heritage Vancouver indicates that the building permit was issued in October 1905 to D. B. Charleson, with an estimated cost of $7,500.

In 1918, the Charlesons built a garage with a value of $450: see building permit no. 9635.

The following reference to this property appears in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched May 6, 2018].

District: Vancouver
Permit: 9635
Owner: Charlson, Mrs. D. B. [Charleson]
Architect: Elphieck, H.
Builder: Elphick, H.
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: 66 Sub: Resub: Lot: 24
Date (Y-M-D): 1918-10-16
Street Number: 2003
Street Name: Haro Street
Value: $450.00
Remarks: Repairs; Garage [BCR] [added legal desc.]
Reference ID: VN-1232-1233-6

Vancouver directory listings for 2003 Haro Street from 1907 to 1928:

1907 to 1928 Charleson, Donald Brims

The Charleson family and their descendants lived here until the late 1940s. Later, the house became a rooming house and a rest home.

In 1969, a developer bought the property and demolished the house to make room for a new apartment building.

Vancouver Sun, July 23, 1969, page 25, columns 7-8.

Vancouver Sun, July 23, 1969, page 25, columns 7-8.

The new building was called “Lost Lagoon Terrace,” and the apartments went on sale on September 6, 1970.

Vancouver Sun, September 5, 1970, page 47, column 7.

Vancouver Sun, September 5, 1970, page 47, column 7.

Vancouver Sun, September 19, 1970, page 51, column 2.

Vancouver Sun, September 19, 1970, page 51, column 2.

Lost Lagoon Terrace, 845 Chilco Street; http://www.sonjapedersen.com/845chilco/listings/.

Lost Lagoon Terrace, 845 Chilco Street; http://www.sonjapedersen.com/845chilco/listings/.

Sources

2003 Haro, at Chilco; Vancouver City Archives; AM1348-: CVA 1348-29; created 1968: http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/2003-haro-at-chilco;rad;

Vacant lot, Lagoon Drive and Chilco (house is rear of 2003 Haro), Vancouver City Archives;  http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/vacant-lot-lagoon-drive-and-chilco-house-is-rear-of-2003-haro;rad;

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